Torii Hunter

DETROIT, MI - JUNE 15: Torii Hunter #48 of the Detroit Tigers scores the game winning run in the bottom of the ninth inning on the J.D. Martinez #28 sacrifice fly to right field during the game against the Minnesota Twins at Comerica Park on June 15, 2014 in Detroit, Michigan. The Tigers defeated the Twins 4-3. (Photo by Leon Halip/Getty Images)

Torii Hunter Left Off Lineup Again, Expected To Return Wednesday

In Hunter’s place, yet again, is the hot-hitting J.D. Martinez.

CBS Detroit–06/24/2014

CLEVELAND, OH - JUNE 21: J.D. Martinez #28 of the Detroit Tigers celebrates with Victor Martinez #41 of the Detroit Tigers after Martinez hit a solo home run during the second inning against the Cleveland Indians at Progressive Field on June 21, 2014 in Cleveland, Ohio.  (Photo by Jason Miller/Getty Images)

J.D. Martinez Continues Hot Streak, Push To Become Long-Term Regular In Lineup

In the month of June, few hitters have been hotter than 26-year-old Detroit Tigers outfielder J.D. Martinez.

CBS Detroit–06/23/2014

BOSTON, MA - OCTOBER 12: Torii Hunter #48 of the Detroit Tigers reacts after defeating the Boston Red Sox 1-0 in Game One of the American League Championship Series at Fenway Park on October 12, 2013 in Boston, Massachusetts. (Photo by Al Bello/Getty Images)

Tigers’ Hunter Leaves Game With Cramp In Hamstring

The 38-year-old Hunter has played in 60 of 66 games this season, hitting .266 with nine homers and 35 RBIs for the Tigers.

06/16/2014

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Detroit Tigers On Hand As Balduck Park Reopens With Help From Ford, UAW

Detroit Tigers Torii Hunter, Austin Jackson, Rajai Davis and Tigers great Willie Horton were on hand for Saturday’s opening ceremonies.

WWJ Newsradio 950–06/14/2014

SEATTLE, WA - MAY 31:  Torii Hunter #48 of the Detroit Tigers strikes out in the first inning against the Seattle Mariners at Safeco Field on May 31, 2014 in Seattle, Washington.  (Photo by Otto Greule Jr/Getty Images)

Torii Hunter Reveals He Got Cramps While Making Love [VIDEO]

“I made love to my wife the other night and I caught a cramp in my hamstring and I actually put my leg out and kept performing, there’s no excuse.”

97.1 The Ticket–06/12/2014

SECAUCUS, NJ - JUNE 5: Commissioner Allan H. Bud Selig, right, poses with Derek Hill, the 23rd overall pick, by the Detroit Tigers during the MLB First-Year Player Draft at the MLB Network Studio on June 5, 2014 in Secacucus, New Jersey. (Photo by Rich Schultz/Getty Images)

Tigers VP On First-Round Pick Derek Hill: ‘He’s Just An Electric Player’

Hill does have another option, having committed to play at the University of Oregon, but he sounded sold on going pro.

CBS Detroit–06/06/2014

Pitcher Justin Verlander #35 of the Detroit Tigers delivers a pitch. (File Photo by Duane Burleson/Getty Images)

3 Detroit Tigers, Who Must Turn It Around Sooner Instead Of Later [BLOG]

Justin Verlander- This is the second straight year Verlander has gone through a tough stretch at this time of the year.

97.1 The Ticket–06/06/2014

BALTIMORE, MD - MAY 13: Victor Martinez #41 of the Detroit Tigers celebrates after hitting a solo home run in the ninth inning during a game against the Baltimore Orioles at Oriole Park at Camden Yards on May 13, 2014 in Baltimore, Maryland. The Detroit Tigers defeated the Baltimore Orioles 4-1. (Photo by Patrick McDermott/Getty Images)

Dan Dickerson Recaps The Tigers 4-1 Win Over The Orioles [AUDIO]

There are certain games that produce great moments, moments you appreciate just for the situation – say, Miguel Cabrera against a closer in the 9th, with two on, two outs, and the Tigers down a run.

97.1 The Ticket–05/14/2014

BALTIMORE, MD - MAY 13: Miguel Cabrera #24 of the Detroit Tigers celebrates with Torii Hunter #48 at home plate after hitting a three run home run in the ninth inning during a game against the Baltimore Orioles at Oriole Park at Camden Yards on May 13, 2014 in Baltimore, Maryland. The Tigers defeated the Orioles 4-1. (Photo by Patrick McDermott/Getty Images)

ICYMI: Ausmus, Cabrera, Hunter And Martinez Talks About Cabrera’s 9th Inning HR [VIDEO]

Watch the video below to see Cabrera’s home run and watch Ausmus and the players who contributed to the ninth inning rally talk about the win.

97.1 The Ticket–05/14/2014

BALTIMORE, MD - MAY 12: Torii Hunter #48 of the Detroit Tigers is held back after being hit by a pitch by Bud Norris #25 of the Baltimore Orioles in the eighth inning at Oriole Park at Camden Yards on May 12, 2014 in Baltimore, Maryland. The Detroit Tigers won, 4-1. (Photo by Patrick Smith/Getty Images)

Should The Umpire Have Touched Torii Hunter’s Face? [VIDEO]

During Monday night’s Tigers and Orioles game, Ian Kinsler hit a 2-run home run to give the Tigers a 4-1 lead.

97.1 The Ticket–05/13/2014

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